Jessi Stone is the assistant editor of The Mountaineer. Originally from Northeast Georgia, she has spent the last year and a half in the Florida Panhandle serving as editor of a beach community newspaper. She is excited to be back in the mountains with fresh air and friendly people. She enjoys telling people's stories and using her social media experience to inform the locals on what is happening in their community. While journalism is her true calling in life, she also has a passion for music and singing alongside her musician husband Matt.